FIDE President presented the award to the winner of the World Cup

Today the President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov presented in Baku the award to the winner of the World Cup - Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin.
The head of FIDE sincerely thanked the Azerbaijani leadership "for the excellent organization" of a major competition.

At the closing ceremony of the tournament was presented the emblem of the next World Chess Olympiad to be held in Baku next year.
In addition, the event was awarded the prize "The best chess journalists" (US $ 25 thousand.), which deservedly went to the Marina and Sergei Makarychev (TV channel "NTV Plus").